Private sector involvement is crucial for the success of TVET implementation

The Director General for Commissions for Technical and Vocational Education and Training, Dr. Fred Kyei Asamoah has stated that private sector involvement is crucial for the success of TVET implementation.

He believes that government’s vision to expand and implement TVET programmes can become successful if the private sector prioritized their involvement and support in that sector.

Dr. Fred Kyei Asamoah made this statement at a media engagement to discuss and have a comprehensive understanding of the initiatives undertaken by the Sector Skills Bodies (SSBs) and their contribution to the nation’s economic development at the Kumasi Technical University (KsTU).

He said, “Private sector involvement is crucial for the success of TVET implementation at all levels,” Dr. Kyei Asamoah said. The symbiotic relationship between TVET and national development cannot be overemphasized”.

Dr. Fred Kyei Asamoah further emphasized forging partnerships with the private sector to enhance the productivity and competitiveness of the skilled workforce.

Adding his voice, Vice Chancellor of Kumasi Technical University, Prof. Gabriel Dwomoh, welcomed the establishment and development of Sector Skills Bodies, highlighting their significance in bridging the gap between academia and industry.

“The engagement on industry-academia relationships will serve as a significant impact in transforming TVET for accelerated development and guaranteed employability of the country,” Prof. Dwomoh stated.

George Maxwell Hayford

George Maxwell Hayford is a Ghanaian Journalist with over 21 years experience in the profession. His cardinal principle is that there is no neutral ground.

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Back to top button